15：英検対策準2級（Eiken Grade Pre-2）
20: Eiken Grade Pre-2 Vocabularies Lesson 20
Part 1: Vocabulary words
preserved from a past geologic age
■Example: Fossils of shellfish are found in this place.
2. husband noun (həz-bənd)
a male partner in a marriage
■Example: Her husband works for an oil company in Saudi Arabia.
3. meal noun (mēl)
an act or the time of eating a portion of food to satisfy appetite
■Example: Some poor children can eat only one meal a day.
4. excuse verb (ik-skyüz)
to make an apology for; to try to remove blame from
■Example: She always makes excuses for her absences.
5. advantage noun (əd-van-tij)
superiority of position or condition
■Example: What are the advantages of living here in the city?
6. government noun (gə-vər(n)-mənt)
the act or process of governing; specifically : authoritative direction or control
■Example: The South Korean government announced its new plan to improve the quality of education.
7. information noun (in-fər-mā-shən)
the communication or reception of knowledge or intelligence
■Example: The police are now gathering information about the suspect.
8. operation noun (ä-pə-rā-shən)
performance of a practical work or of something involving the practical application of principles or processes
■Example: The military operation was kept secret.
9. result verb (ri-zəlt)
to proceed or arise as a consequence, effect, or conclusion
■Example: Fifty percent of road accidents result in head injuries.
10. chance noun (chan(t)s)
something that happens unpredictably without discernible human intention or observable cause
■Example: There’s a great chance of rain this afternoon.
Part 2: Exercise 1
Give the word being asked for each number.
_________ 1. the communication or reception of knowledge or intelligence
_________ 2. to proceed or arise as a consequence, effect, or conclusion
_________ 3. to make apology for; to try to remove blame from
_________ 4. preserved from a past geologic age
_________ 5. something that happens unpredictably without discernible human intention or observable cause
_________ 6. performance of a practical work or of something involving the practical application of principles or processes
_________ 7. an act or the time of eating a portion of food to satisfy appetite
_________ 8. a male partner in a marriage
_________ 9. superiority of position or condition
_________ 10. the act or process of governing; specifically : authoritative direction or control
Part 2: Exercise 2
Choose the correct words to complete the sentences below.
1. Stephanie needs a/an __________ for her knee injury.
2. The __________ gave new information about the disease.
3. Her husband is good at making __________.
4. There are so many ____________ of eating a lot of vegetables and getting plenty of exercise rather than eating a lot of meat and sitting the whole day.
5. These animal __________ were found in Africa.